Period
to 17 June 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Meraki products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Meraki over the 6 months to 17 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Cisco Meraki.

Meraki
England > West Midlands
6 months to
17 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 256 306 329
Rank change year-on-year +50 +23 -
Permanent jobs citing Meraki 51 13 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.54% 0.13% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 1.14% 0.30% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 29 12 14
West Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £46,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.13% +9.52% -
10th Percentile £36,000 £41,250 £40,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £66,000 £50,100
England median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +23.53% -7.61% +15.00%

Meraki is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the West Midlands.

All Vendors
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 4,477 4,274 5,549
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 47.63% 43.70% 45.15%
Number of salaries quoted 3,252 3,307 4,220
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £22,750 £24,788 £23,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -

Meraki
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Meraki as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Meraki in the West Midlands

Meraki
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Meraki in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Meraki in the West Midlands

Meraki
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Meraki in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 17 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Meraki in the West Midlands

Meraki
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Meraki within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 17 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +26 41 £52,500 +16.67% 2
Warwickshire +17 3 £36,000 +10.77%
Wolverhampton - 2 £21,750 -
Staffordshire - 1 - -
Solihull - 1 - - 3
Worcestershire - 1 £42,500 -
Meraki
England

For the 6 months to 17 June 2018, IT jobs citing Meraki also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Meraki.

1 50 (98.04%) Cisco
2 41 (80.39%) Cisco Certification
3 39 (76.47%) WAN
3 39 (76.47%) Wireless
4 38 (74.51%) CCNP
5 35 (68.63%) VMware
6 34 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 34 (66.67%) Presales
7 33 (64.71%) Data Centre
7 33 (64.71%) SolarWinds
7 33 (64.71%) F5
7 33 (64.71%) Load Balancing
7 33 (64.71%) HP
8 27 (52.94%) ITIL
9 24 (47.06%) Microsoft Azure
10 23 (45.10%) Microsoft
11 22 (43.14%) VLAN
12 21 (41.18%) Firewall
13 20 (39.22%) MPLS
13 20 (39.22%) OSPF
13 20 (39.22%) VPN
13 20 (39.22%) LAN
14 19 (37.25%) Migration
14 19 (37.25%) SIEM
14 19 (37.25%) Cisco Wireless
15 18 (35.29%) Amazon AWS
15 18 (35.29%) CCDP
16 17 (33.33%) CheckPoint
16 17 (33.33%) Juniper
16 17 (33.33%) DNA

Meraki
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.84%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 24 (47.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (35.29%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (11.76%) Office 365
4 2 (3.92%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 39 (76.47%) WAN
1 39 (76.47%) Wireless
2 22 (43.14%) VLAN
3 21 (41.18%) Firewall
4 20 (39.22%) LAN
4 20 (39.22%) MPLS
4 20 (39.22%) OSPF
4 20 (39.22%) VPN
5 19 (37.25%) Cisco Wireless
6 17 (33.33%) Cisco Firepower
6 17 (33.33%) Cisco ISE
6 17 (33.33%) Network Security
6 17 (33.33%) TACACS
7 16 (31.37%) Cisco Nexus
8 11 (21.57%) Software-Defined Networking
9 5 (9.80%) TCP/IP
10 3 (5.88%) BGP
10 3 (5.88%) DSL
10 3 (5.88%) EIGRP
11 1 (1.96%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2014
1 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 1 (1.96%) Multimedia
1 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (35.29%) Architect
1 18 (35.29%) Consultant
1 18 (35.29%) Network Architect
1 18 (35.29%) Solutions Architect
2 17 (33.33%) Cisco Consultant
2 17 (33.33%) Cisco Network Consultant
2 17 (33.33%) Network Consultant
3 16 (31.37%) Network Security Architect
3 16 (31.37%) Presales Solution Architect
3 16 (31.37%) Security Architect
3 16 (31.37%) Security Solutions Architect
4 6 (11.76%) Cisco Presales Consultant
4 6 (11.76%) Presales Consultant
5 4 (7.84%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) Information Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) Information Security Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) IT Support
6 3 (5.88%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.80%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 33 (64.71%) Data Centre
2 17 (33.33%) Driving Licence
3 16 (31.37%) FlexPod
4 3 (5.88%) PKI
5 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.96%) EPoS
5 1 (1.96%) iPad
5 1 (1.96%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (33.33%) Windows
2 11 (21.57%) Linux
3 6 (11.76%) Windows Server
4 5 (9.80%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (5.88%) Windows 10
5 3 (5.88%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (66.67%) Presales
2 33 (64.71%) Load Balancing
3 27 (52.94%) ITIL
4 19 (37.25%) Migration
4 19 (37.25%) SIEM
5 17 (33.33%) DNA
5 17 (33.33%) Network Architecture
5 17 (33.33%) Network Management
6 16 (31.37%) Application Performance Management
6 16 (31.37%) Converged Infrastructure
6 16 (31.37%) ITIL V3
6 16 (31.37%) Performance Management
6 16 (31.37%) Security Management
6 16 (31.37%) Value Proposition
7 12 (23.53%) Service Delivery
8 3 (5.88%) Information Security
8 3 (5.88%) Open Source
8 3 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
9 2 (3.92%) Application Virtualisation
9 2 (3.92%) Network Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 41 (80.39%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (74.51%) CCNP
3 18 (35.29%) CCDP
4 16 (31.37%) CCIE
5 14 (27.45%) CCNA
6 2 (3.92%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.96%) Degree
7 1 (1.96%) MCP
7 1 (1.96%) MCSE
7 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (31.37%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (31.37%) VMware NSX
3 5 (9.80%) Hyper-V
4 4 (7.84%) Active Directory
5 3 (5.88%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (3.92%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (3.92%) XenApp
7 1 (1.96%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.96%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 17 (33.33%) QRadar
1 17 (33.33%) WhatsUp Gold
2 16 (31.37%) CASB
2 16 (31.37%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (5.88%) Cisco UCCE
3 3 (5.88%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (5.88%) Nessus
Vendors
1 50 (98.04%) Cisco
2 35 (68.63%) VMware
3 33 (64.71%) F5
3 33 (64.71%) HP
3 33 (64.71%) SolarWinds
4 23 (45.10%) Microsoft
5 17 (33.33%) Aruba
5 17 (33.33%) CheckPoint
5 17 (33.33%) Juniper
5 17 (33.33%) Tripwire
6 16 (31.37%) Fortinet
6 16 (31.37%) Infoblox
6 16 (31.37%) McAfee
6 16 (31.37%) Palo Alto
6 16 (31.37%) Riverbed
6 16 (31.37%) Sophos
7 4 (7.84%) Citrix
8 3 (5.88%) Splunk
9 1 (1.96%) Remedy
9 1 (1.96%) Sage